Thanks for visiting! I'm Alicia, the author of this blog, and I love sharing bits of our life here and on social media. Back in 2008, when my oldest was only a month old, I started Making Time For Mommy as a way to make time for myself and meet other moms. I hope this blog encourages you to make time for yourself, gives you ideas for family fun, and provides easy tips you can incorporate into your busy life!      ---read more about me here ---

Children’s Vitamins With Less Sugar (Giveaway)

This is a sponsored post but all thoughts are my own. My children consume plenty of sugar in their diets so I try to cut sugar where I can. One easy way to cut out some sugar? Their daily vitamin! I didn’t even think about the gummy vitamins having sugar but it’s easy to make … Read more

2022 Christmas Gift Guide

This is a sponsored post and contains affiliate links but all thoughts are my own. Happy Holidays! It’s gift giving season and if you haven’t started your shopping yet, you better get started because Christmas is around the corner! I have some amazing gift ideas to share with you this year and I’m also sharing … Read more

Boost Your Immune System This Season (Giveaway)

This is a sponsored post but all thoughts are my own. The last thing we want as parents is to be sick during the holiday season. The tree trimming, gift buying, cookie baking, and other festivities will not pause because mom is sick! We don’t get sick days! So you better believe I’m doing everything … Read more

Pictures on Gold Jewelry Makes A Great Christmas Gift (Giveaway)

Thanks to Pictures on Gold for sponsoring this blog post. Emma’s 4th birthday is right after the holidays so she’s been asking if it’s Christmas for weeks now. Not yet, little lady! It’s getting closer and closer though… guess I better get shopping! If you are looking for the perfect gift I have my gift … Read more

Things To Do Before A Family Road Trip

This is a guest post. The family road trip is a rite of passage in American culture. Every generation, we put the pedal to the metal, hit the open road, pack up the camping gear, and explore places that haven’t been discovered yet. There are many considerations you need to think about before you take … Read more

The Immersive Nutcracker: A Winter Miracle (Ticket Giveaway)

This is a sponsored post but all thoughts are my own. For nearly 130 years, The Nutcracker has enchanted children around the world. Now your family can experience the timeless holiday tale like never before – brought to life on a majestic scale! This festive season, treat your family to The Immersive Nutcracker: A Winter … Read more

Superior Source Vitamins Fall Giveaway

Thanks to Superior Source Vitamins for sponsoring this post and giveaway. It’s back-to-school season which means my house is FINALLY quiet! Well, for a few hours each day at least, since my youngest is only in half-day preschool. But still…it’s nice. I am using the alone time to get some work done and attempting to get … Read more

Learning More About Toxic Heavy Metals In Baby Food

This post is shared in collaboration with the Environmental Litigation Group. Read this article to learn more about toxic heavy metals that can be found in baby food. I was shocked to learn that even “organic” baby foods have toxic heavy metals in them. If you want to receive non-toxic baby food from ethical companies, … Read more